1. Provide a general descriptive overview of the material: This a collection of diagrams with test listing the origin, insertion, action and innervation of the skeletal muscles of the body. It is part of the Gross Anatomy course from the Loyola University Medical Centre and prepared by a team under the direction of McNulty and Dauzwardis . The site is organized by region or alphabetically.
Type of Material:
A collection/reference and drill and practice.
A good use would be drill and practice.
Identify Major Learning Goals:
This is for reference and use as flip cards ? drill and practice
Target Student Population:
For graduates and undergraduates in the Health Sciences .
Prerequisite Knowledge or Skills:
This material would be part of a gross anatomy course and requires that knowledge base .
Evaluation and Observation
The whimsical humor at he beginning ? life without muscles (shows skeleton collapsing). A convenient, accessible reference listing of all muscle of the body
The content is similar to that found in a text book.
Potential Effectiveness as a Teaching Tool
The major properties of each muscle summarized conveniently.
Some animations on how muscles work together or how injury affects their ability to work for example.
Ease of Use for Both Students and Faculty
Dual site organization, frames make navigation easy